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A Guide To North Vancouver Municipality And Living There

North VancouverThe North Vancouver municipality serves and manages the city’s infrastructure and welfare. It made up of elected board members who ensure the city remain efficient and safe. The North Vancouver municipality is perhaps the reason the city ranks as a top international destination.

Real Estate

Real estate in North Vancouver is characterized by hundreds of property listings. The real estate industry serves and caters for everyone and any budget. Condos, apartments, houses to rent and houses to buy are all listed. It is one of the largest and fastest growing sectors of North Vancouver, and is attracting investors from all over. In 2009, the city was rated among the best places to live in.

Accommodation

Finding suitable and affordable housing in North Vancouver is not difficult, although you’ll need to do some research on the best accommodation. Whether you are looking to rent or buy a house, apartment or condo, Vancouver has a plethora of furnished and unfurnished options. Different accommodations come with their attributes: some within vicinity to outdoor activities, and some in secluded, quiet areas.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle in North Vancouver is depicted by different activities. The city encourages healthy and active lifestyles, and supports recreation pursuits for all residents. The North Vancouver recreation and culture commission oversees the delivery of several outdoor and indoor activities suitable for all ages, abilities and interests.

Weather conditions in North Vancouver vary and allows for different activities such as; snowboarding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. The city is a blend of diverse cultures originating from England, Scotland, Ireland, Germany and Asia. As a resident or visitor you’ll get the opportunity to immerse yourself in these distinct cultures and ethnicities; you can also try out different indigenous meals in any of the many restaurants.

Villages in North Vancouver

Villages like deep cove and Lynn Valley are common references in books, websites and the locals when they talk of the north shore. These two are village-like areas within the city, but not large enough to be called districts.

Deep Cove

Nestled at the foot of Mount Seymour and next to the Indian Arm, it is a great place to relax and sightsee. Can be extremely busy on summer weekends, but has several restaurants, shops, hiking spots, parks and canoe rentals to keep you occupied. You can also get a snack from the many takeaway outlets, lie on the grass and watch different activities unfold around you. Deep Cove can be reached by taking the exit on Dollarton highway after the second narrows bridge, and going along till the end. Buses #211 or #212 will take you there.

Lynn valley

Situated on Lynn Valley Road, north of Hwy 1, this community has restaurants, shops and two parks with swimming and hiking facilities. It boasts a new plaza and library designed to provide a common meeting place for the community. You can commute there by taking exit 19 on Hwy 1 or buses #228, #210, #255 or #229.

Doing business

Whether you are looking to invest in a business or starting a new one, North Vancouver offers some of the greatest opportunities in North America with no need to commute. According to a 2013 KPMG report on competitive alternatives, Vancouver ranked 5th with an index score of 87.0, falling marginally behind the likes of Frankfurt, London, Paris and Tokyo. Canada enjoys AAA credit rating, making it one of the best places to do business. A sound financial system that is noted by low interest rates, competitiveness and stability make it a top investment destination.

Craft beer

North Vancouver recently enjoyed the opening of its 4th craft beer brewery. If you are a craft beer lover, then you won’t be disappointed as every bar in the city sells it.

Seaspan

Seaspan delivers paramount marine solutions. The company offers deep-sea and coastal transportation, ship building, bunkering and ship repair services throughout North America. The company also offers ferry and shipyard services via other affiliate shipping companies. The ideal ferry service for the north shore.

North VancouverInformation Links:

http://www.nvchamber.ca
http://www.lowerlonsdalebusinessassociation.com
http://www.cnv.org
http://northvanrec.com/facilities/default.aspx
http://www.cnv.org/Your-Government/Official-Community-Plan

Commuting

Although North Vancouver has several public commuter options, most people prefer driving around. Nevertheless the city has one of the highest travel times in Canada, ranking higher than the national average. Buses, taxis and trains are popular commuting services; Seabus offers ferry services, Skytrain offers a rail service throughout Vancouver and surrounding areas, and Translink manages all transportation across the city.

New North Vancouver Live MLS Listings

North Vancouver Neighborhood

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  • 3715 DOLLARTON Highway in North Vancouver: Roche Point Home for sale : MLS® # R2151148

    Main Photo: 3715 DOLLARTON Highway in North Vancouver: Roche Point Home for sale : MLS® # R2151148
    $12,980,000
    Land Only
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2151148
    Rare real 1st line waterfront property close to 60,000sq ,unblocked water view step to beach, now in the processing of subdividing to 6 RS3 strata lots with its own pid, all subdivision related documents are in the attachment. the whole subdivision will be finished by the end of 2017 or latest the beginning of 2018. Asking price just as listed date. It will be different due to the different stage of subdivision progress. Most desirable location walk distance to golf course, shopping and transit. Boat dock can be arranged with the neighbour. School catchment: Seycove Secondary&Sherwood Park Elementary More details
    Coldwell Banker Prestige Rlty
  • 550 LOWRY Lane in North Vancouver: Dollarton House for sale : MLS® # R2200127

    Main Photo: 550 LOWRY Lane in North Vancouver: Dollarton House for sale : MLS® # R2200127
    $10,800,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2200127
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    6,519 sq. ft.
    Custom built ‘Tuscan Style ‘mansion located in sought-after Dollarton area in North Vancouver. Over 13,000 sq. ft.flat lot with private dock, spectacular water views and a meticulously maintained home. The floor plan is perfect for raising a family with 4 bedrooms upstairs that are all equipped with beautiful en suites and an absolutely incredible master bedroom suite. The main level offers an amazing open floor plan with 180 degree water & mountain views. Downstairs includes full size Billiard, media and utility rooms, wine cellar. More details
    Magsen Realty Inc.
  • 4663 PROSPECT Road in North Vancouver: Upper Delbrook House for sale : MLS® # R2198789

    Main Photo: 4663 PROSPECT Road in North Vancouver: Upper Delbrook House for sale : MLS® # R2198789
    $5,895,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2198789
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    7
    Floor Area:
    5,270 sq. ft.
    Concrete, glass, wood and water fused to bring the beauty and serenity of nature into your home. Modern 5 Bedroom, 7 bathroom home with reflecting pond and infinity pool situated in a lush forest setting on a large, private, water view lot with peaceful trails, creek and waterfalls at your doorstep. Prospect Road at the top of Lonsdale/ Delbrook is very private and yet so close to everything North Vancouver has to offer. This incredible home is being presold so there is still time to add your own personal touches. More details
    RE/MAX Crest Realty Westside
  • 305 175 VICTORY SHIP Way in North Vancouver: Lower Lonsdale Condo for sale in "CASCADE AT THE PIER" : MLS® # R2212672

    Main Photo: 305 175 VICTORY SHIP Way in North Vancouver: Lower Lonsdale Condo for sale in "CASCADE AT THE PIER" : MLS® # R2212672
    $5,100,000
    Residential Attached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2212672
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    3,042 sq. ft.
    It just doesn't get any better than this! Where else can you find a 3 bedroom + den with over 3,000 sq ft positioned front & center with unobstructed views to Vancouver & the waterfront. Quality finishing, magnificent views both day & night, air conditioning & room for house sized furniture. The guest bedrooms each feature ensuite & walk in closets for the comfort of guests. A flex room may be a yoga studio, an office, wet bar & two kitchens. If you love to entertain a more formal way then your caterers will set up in the 2nd kitchen. If you love to cook, you'll appreciate having a second fridge, spare cooktop & oven. This is a very rare offering. More details
    Anson Realty Ltd.
  • 1120 TALL TREE Lane in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2195481

    Main Photo: 1120 TALL TREE Lane in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2195481
    $4,750,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2195481
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    5,442 sq. ft.
    Welcome to 1120 Tall Tree Lane, where youthful spirit meets STUNNING CONTEMPORARY OPEN CONCEPT style that you will LOVE FOREVER. THIS IS A VERY UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY for the BUYERS to contribute to the final choices (house is under construction and is 120 days away from being completed) - builder will work with buyers to add their personal touch to this 3 floor 5500 SQUARE FOOT, incredible design with floor plan that is simply PERFECT. The 1800 square foot main floor open concept with office is PERFECT along with the 2200 square foot DREAMLIKE downstairs open concept with NO SUITE. Luxury is EVERYWHERE in the house. Top of the line EVERYTHING. KLR builders have simply outdone themselves. A must see. GREAT Mountain VIEW> More details
    Angell Hasman & Assoc.Rlty.Ltd
  • 114 W WINDSOR Road in North Vancouver: Upper Lonsdale House for sale : MLS® # R2172699

    Main Photo: 114 W WINDSOR Road in North Vancouver: Upper Lonsdale House for sale : MLS® # R2172699
    $4,689,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2172699
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    2,200 sq. ft.
    Developers take advantage of this opportunity! 4 lots including heritage home. Subdivision approved by city. Individual lots may be sold separately. Lot 1, 2 & 3 also listed separately as Land Only. More details
    Stonehaus Realty Corp.
  • 2853 CRESCENTVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale in "EDGEMONT" : MLS® # R2211819

    Main Photo: 2853 CRESCENTVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale in "EDGEMONT" : MLS® # R2211819
    $4,688,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2211819
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    5,262 sq. ft.
    "THE BEST OF EDGEMONT”-This is a TRULY SPECTACULAR estate-like property with an elegant, timeless approx. 5300 sq.ft home, sitting on an exceptional 17,000 sq.ft private, flat lot on CRESCENTVIEW DRIVE in the HEART OF EDGEMONT. This one of a kind residence boasts a spacious main living area opening to the magical sunny, south-facing backyard with beautifully landscaped gardens, covered hot tub and outdoor kitchen area-ideal for entertaining where kids and friends can play forever. Three bedrooms up including the spacious master bedroom with a luxurious ensuite. The lower level offers two more bedrooms, a large gym, hobby room, media room, wine cellar and recreation room. Situated just two blocks to the Village and in the Highlands and Handsworth catchment. OPEN SUN OCT 22nd 2-4PM More details
    Royal LePage Sussex (WVan)
  • 998 MELBOURNE Avenue in North Vancouver: Forest Hills NV House for sale : MLS® # R2213897

    Main Photo: 998 MELBOURNE Avenue in North Vancouver: Forest Hills NV House for sale : MLS® # R2213897
    $4,599,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2213897
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    8
    Floor Area:
    5,794 sq. ft.
    This stunning custom-built home is both unique and beautiful in its’ construction. Situated on a large, bright, oversized corner lot, this modern family residence has been designed with a casual elegance that is unparalleled in today’s market. From the moment you step into the home, the quality finishing’s are apparent and the exceptional floor plan is skilfully merged with modern details. The main floor offers a grand foyer and large great room/dining area, a family room and elegant kitchen. The living area is highlighted by the seamless flow between the indoor and outdoor entertainment havens, which are artfully connected with expansive eclipse folding doors that allow for an effortless flow between the main living area and the spectacular outdoor space. More details
    VPG Realty Inc.
  • 4476 LIONS Avenue in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2209053

    Main Photo: 4476 LIONS Avenue in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2209053
    $4,598,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2209053
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    7
    Floor Area:
    6,239 sq. ft.
    This beautiful Edgemont home captures your attention with a combination of superb workmanship and excellent design. The home boasts over 6,200 square feet on 3 levels, 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms on a 9,600 square foot lot. The main features a fabulous great room, stunning kitchen with high end Miele appliances, formal living room, wok kitchen, laundry room and office. Upstairs are 4 spacious bedrooms, all ensuited and a luxurious master. Downstairs in an entertainers dream a controlled wine room, bar, games area, rec room, media room, sauna as well as a 1 or 2 bedroom suite. Other features include HRV, AC and backup power, radiant heat and surround sound. Short 5 minute walk to Handsworth Secondary and Canyon Heights Elementary. Come see for yourself! More details
    RE/MAX Crest Realty [NVan]
  • 4128 SUNSET Boulevard in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2192269

    Main Photo: 4128 SUNSET Boulevard in North Vancouver: Canyon Heights NV House for sale : MLS® # R2192269
    $4,498,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2192269
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    7
    Floor Area:
    5,941 sq. ft.
    This stunning “Sunset Gardens” masterpiece by CITY LINE DEVELOPMENTS boasts 5,941 square feet on 3 levels and a fantastic floorplan. The main has an impressive great room, office with private entrance, wok kitchen and flows seamlessly through eclipse doors to beautiful backyard. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms including the master suite with walk in closet, fireplace, spa tub and steam shower. Downstairs is an entertainers dream with full bar, media room, rec room, fitness room, storage and a 1 bedroom nanny suite, simply the best basement you will find. Features include Miele appliances, AC/HRV, radiant heating, backup generator and Control 4 home automation. Anticipated completion October 2017 More details
    RE/MAX Crest Realty [NVan] and RE/MAX Crest Realty
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Listing information last updated on October 17, 2017
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